Atriplex lentiformis

Atriplex lentiformis

big saltbush



  • Perennial to shrub 1 to 6 feet with erect stems
  • Many branched, sometimes wider than high
  • Grey-green foliage, inconspicuous flowers
  • Good wild life habitat
  • Found in alkaline or saline areas, brackish or saltwater marshes, and flatlands near bay
  • Takes irrigation but needs drainage & grows in full sun
  • Found in fresh & brackish marshes in Valley section also reported in Flatlands section
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1 gallon

pollinators Birds
pollinators Butterflies
habitat Coastal scrub
sun Full Sun
bloom season Jul
bloom season Jun
features Leafcolor
water Low
soil Moderate
soil Poor
habitat Riparian
growth habit Upright
flower color Yellow

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